PLA Major General: Chinese maritime sovereignty can not be eaten in other countries (Figure)
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??China news agency, Beijing, March 11 – Title: Chinese Military Academy Major: Chinese maritime sovereignty of other countries should not be eaten
China news agency reporter Li Yang
“Chinese maritime sovereignty of other countries should not be eroded. in the past have said that the weak state has no diplomatic, China now is not weak, not to the countries that China’s patient restraint is a sign of weakness.” CPPCC, Chinese Academy of Military Science researcher Major General Luo Yuan, 11, told China news agency reporters Zhuan Fangshi and Fen Xile South China Sea situation, and to protect China’s maritime rights and interests put forward corresponding countermeasures.
Luo said that China has long been “re-Continental light sea”, on the maintenance of maritime rights and interests are very inadequate understanding. He quoted Zheng as saying: “For the prosperity of the country, the expense can not be set ocean. Wealth taken from the sea, danger also comes from the sea.”
talked about China’s naval construction, as “blue-water Navy” building supporters, Luo said: “China’s strategic forces is indeed in the scale-out does not mean that China should engage in hegemony, but rather in globalization ‘You have me, I have you’ in the context of China’s armed forces to better protect national interests are not violated in other countries, to better safeguard regional security and world peace, China needs a ‘blue-water navy’。”
He said this year the Chinese Navy the sixtieth anniversary of founding, the current is an important period of development, but the “blue water navy” is a systematic project, should not worry about the suspicion and discourage other countries, should not be blindly reckless.
Luo also stressed that while the “blue water navy” is the goal, Chinese warships move into the Gulf of Aden is also escort missions, but the navy’s main task is to focus on coastal defense, to ensure the safety of the surrounding waters .
talk about the situation in the South China Sea, said Luo Yuan, China’s South China Sea territorial disputes, the principle of “sovereignty in me, putting aside disputes and seeking common development.” This is China’s foreign policy of peace and friendship embodied, but never on behalf of China a sign of weakness. “Shelve the sovereignty dispute is by no means set aside for joint development is not a one-way row my development,” he hopes that the country not to make strategic misjudgment.
In particular, he pointed out, now draw a number of countries around the South China Sea, “extra-regional countries” to participate in the South China Sea resources development, the exclusion of China’s participation, which with the “joint development” policies are in conflict. The countries concerned should comply with “Declaration on Conduct of Parties in the South China Sea”, do not do things deteriorating situation in the region.
He stressed that the parties concerned not to take the dispute may complicate or escalate the action should be jointly safeguard regional peace and stability in the South China Sea. “If some countries, despite China’s solemn warning, insisted that China should claim sovereignty when necessary.”